flautist

noun
flau·​tist | \ ˈflȯ-tist How to pronounce flautist (audio) , ˈflau̇- How to pronounce flautist (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web Abdur-Razzaq is president, lecturer, and master flautist for Flute Juice Productions, providing musical entertainment, master classes, lectures, workshops, and poetry slams at colleges and universities. courant.com, 16 Apr. 2021 Headlining the performance is Spanish flautist Jorge Pardo. Manuel Mendoza, Dallas News, 3 Sep. 2020 The singer-rapper-flautist has nods in eight major categories, including Album of the Year. Julyssa Lopez, Glamour, 20 Nov. 2019 Just how much 2019 has become the year of Lizzo - the singer, rapper, and flautist born Melissa Jefferson - is demonstrated by this song. Dan Deluca, chicagotribune.com, 5 July 2019 The breakout singer, rapper and flautist performs Oct. 4 at Revention Music Center. Joey Guerra, Houston Chronicle, 24 June 2019 Alex is also an excellent record producer and [Martin band member] Elena Pinderhughes is a singer, songwriter, flautist and record producer. Gail Mitchell, Billboard, 9 June 2019 The drummer plays resonator guitar when called upon; a backup singer is also a flautist. Dan Deluca, Philly.com, 17 June 2018 Rist, a gifted flautist, was in London attending the Royal Academy of Music. National Geographic, 23 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of flautist

1860, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for flautist

Italian flautista, from flauto flute, from Old Occitan flaut

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The first known use of flautist was in 1860

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“Flautist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flautist. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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flautist

noun

English Language Learners Definition of flautist

: a person who plays a flute

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